Octopus Paper Bag Puppet Craft

[Free Template]

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Are you searching for a fun and simple ocean animal craft for kids to make?If so, you’re going to love this octopus paper bag puppet craft!

It’s cute, easy to  make, and great for summertime. We’re sharing a free printable template for it too!

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– Brown paper bag – Colored cardstock or construction paper – Scissors – Markers – Glue – Octopus template


1. Download the octopus template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.

2. Make the octopus head by gluing the eyes just below the eyebrows, one on each side.

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3. Place the cheeks on the outside of the eyes and slightly lower, then glue them in place.

4. Use a marker to draw spots on the top of the octopus's head.

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